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Study: 23 and 69 Are the Happiest Ages

<i>This article originally appeared on Time.com.</i><p>Just when you thought 33 was the new 20, a recent study indicates that the ages at which we’re most …

Fashion Stylist's Home Makeover Proves Black and White Never Fails

She used her love for clothes to create an incredibly stylish space.<p>Naina Singla spends her days working as a fashion stylist and writing for her blog, Style'N. So it's no surprise that when she set out to make over her D.C.-area home, she'd draw loads of inspiration from her personal style.<p>To help …

Dining Rooms

25 Places To Shop When You Break Up With Forever 21

Because you're already feeling Forever 22.

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

Hot or Hmm...: Karrueche Tran's Intrigue Nightclub Grand Opening Misha Collection Claudia Dress and DSquared2 12 CM Satin High Heel Sandal With Jewel Detail - Fashion Bomb Daily Style Magazine: Celebrity Fashion, Fashion News, What To Wear, Runway Show Reviews

Karrueche Tran attended the Grand Opening of Intrigue Nightclub wearing a Misha Collection black Claudia dress and DSquared2 12 CM Satin High Heel …

Learn Eight Helpful Microsoft Excel Tricks with This Handy Cheat Sheet

If you’re new to using Microsoft Excel, or an experienced user looking for a good visual reference, this handy cheat sheet covers eight helpful …

30 Most Colorful Cities Around the World

Many of the world's most iconic metropolises are filled with towering skyscrapers and shiny glass-and-steel facades, but not all cities are gray concrete jungles. From the candy-colored buildings of Havana, Cuba to the blue-painted houses of Jodhpur, India, many urban areas have embraced vivid hues …

Cape Town

Here’s How to DIY the Best Body Scrub for Your Skin

Body scrub is one of those beauty products that doesn't need to have 87 ingredients to do its thing. In fact, to hear Sarah Buscho—co-founder of …

Top 10 Books That Will Change Your Life in 2016

Photograph courtesy Getty Images<p>These titles will make you reflect, say yes and choose joy in the year ahead.<p>Our preview of 10 carefully selected …

Self-improvement

The Most Exciting Light Bulbs of 2016 Are Really Good-Looking—and Smart, Too!

Gone are the days when a 60-watt incandescent from the grocery store was your best (and only) light bulb option. Now anyone can buy lighting that looks like art—or lighting that exquisitely <i>shows off</i> your art. And it's not just decorative bulbs that are cornering the market: The “smart bulb" craze …

Ring in the New Year With 15 Quirky Statement Clutches

On top of a killer sequined dress and platinum pumps, a statement New Year’s Eve clutch that packs <i>almost</i> as much panache is obligatory for your New Year’s Eve get up. Whether you’re looking to add a little extra somethin’ somethin’ to your tried-and-true LBD or just want to incorporate a dash of …

Colorful Shadow Figures Reveal the Superhero within Every Child’s Imagination

Artist Jason Ratliff illustrates the power of imagination through something as simple as a shadow. His whimsical works feature children posing, as their exaggerated silhouettes take on the fantastical appearance of superheroes like Batman, Ironman, and Spider-Man. These fictional characters, …

More Empathy Cards by Emily McDowell Tackle Illnesses with Humor and Compassion

In May, illustrator Emily McDowell launched a series of greeting cards that tackled difficult subjects with humor and compassion. Aptly called <i>Empathy Cards</i>, they were immediately a huge hit as a clever-yet-caring way to approach those dealing with serious health conditions like cancer, chronic …

Mapped: 10 years of unprecedented change in Canada's cities

Canada’s cities have seen a decade of huge demographic change, creating challenges for anyone looking to understand how we live, work, and …

Transfixing 3D Paper Patterns by Maud Vantours | Colossal

<p>Paris-based designer and artist Maud Vantours uses layer upon layer of cut paper to create hypnotizing patterns and textures that translate into set …

7 signs you were born and raised in Canada

Canadians love Tim Hortons. Every one of us that’s outside of Canada has Tim Hortons withdrawals, and it’s always undoubtedly the first stop on the …

How to stop giving a f@$% what people think

Every day from the moment we wake up, we live our lives caring what other people think of us. We accept the status quo for what it is because …

Self-improvement

14 Musical Acts To Watch in 2014

There’s a lot of music out there and sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. That’s where we come in. From Nashville to Portland to Sweden — we …

Big in Japan: A Guide to the Films of Animation Master Hayao Miyazaki

On February 21st, <i>The Wind Rises</i>, director Hayao Miyazaki’s 11th, and supposedly final, feature film hits American theaters. The movie is a departure …

The 7 Habits Happy People DON'T Have

Your life is good. Just look at the “world news” section of any news site and you’ll know its true.<p><i>And yet, there is this undercurrent of discontent,</i> …

The 4 Fundamental Pillars of Emotional Intelligence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Usually when we think of “intelligence” we associate it with things like logic, math, and science.<p>However, according to psychologists such as Daniel …

The 13 Best Psychology and Philosophy Books of 2013

After the best biographies, memoirs, and history books of 2013, the season’s subjective selection of best-of reading lists continue with the most stimulating psychology and philosophy books published this year. (Catch up on the 2012 roundup here and 2011’s here.)<p>1. ON LOOKING: ELEVEN WALKS WITH …

What the Psychology of Suicide Prevention Teaches Us About Controlling Our Everyday Worries

<i>“We must gain victory, not by assaulting the walls, but by accepting them,”</i> wrote James Gordon Gilkey in his 1934 guide to how not to worry. <i>“Don’t worry about popular opinion … Don’t worry about the past. Don’t worry about the future. … Don’t worry about anybody getting ahead of you,”</i> F. Scott …

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar

How to beat your generation's bad rap and become the office superstar<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. Crush the stereotype with these tips from Gen Y career expert Dan Schawbel, author of …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

Hand Lettered Poster Illustrations by Design Different

Hand Lettered Posters.<p>Check out this nice series of hand lettered poster illustrations by Design Different aka Ryan McArthur. The posters feature …

The Hard Luck and Beautiful Life of Liam Neeson

Actor, ass-kicker, widower, philosophizer, big man, funny man, capable drinker of pinot noir: may we introduce to you, the man you've known for all these years<p><i>Originally published in the March issue</i><p><b>Liam Neeson and I</b> last spoke a week before I wrote this sentence. At that time, I asked him what he …

11 Minutes of Pure Beatboxing Genius

Using only his voice and a microphone, Australian beatboxer Tom Thum gave a dynamic performance at TEDxSydney in May. His 11-minute act was uploaded …